Gum disease is the general term for bacterial infection in the mouth. It can be detrimental to a smile’s overall health. At Smiles4OC, our dentists, including Drs. Thomas J. Rolfes, Christina T. Do, Cary J. Dunne, and Timothy J. Rolfes, are committed to helping patients avoid the development of gum disease, including all stages from gingivitis to periodontitis. Costa Mesa, CA area patients are welcome to learn about this and many other conditions that can affect the smile by making an appointment at Smiels4OC.